The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Data Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Analytics over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Analytics
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 270 306
Rank change year-on-year +72 +36  
Contract jobs citing Data Analytics 265 153 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.28% 0.72% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 0.84% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 114 77
Median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £750 £810
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -5.88% -10.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £24.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year -28.00% -  

Data Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17979 18242 19175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.61% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12883 13341 13612
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 254
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Data Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Analytics in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Analytics in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Analytics in London

Data Analytics
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analytics within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 49 £510 +13.33% 15
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £500 -
Docklands, London - 4 £613 -
Croydon - 3 £525 -
Westminster - 2 £525 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £588 -
Heathrow +5 1 £375 +66.66%
Surbiton - 1 £513 - 1
Data Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Analytics.

1 493 (100.00%) Analytics
2 177 (35.90%) Finance
3 168 (34.08%) Big Data
4 151 (30.63%) SQL
5 142 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
6 129 (26.17%) Python
7 112 (22.72%) Hadoop
8 99 (20.08%) Business Intelligence
9 92 (18.66%) Java
10 89 (18.05%) Banking
11 88 (17.85%) Big Data Analytics
12 87 (17.65%) Visualisation
13 85 (17.24%) R
14 77 (15.62%) Data Analysis
15 76 (15.42%) Apache Spark
16 74 (15.01%) Linux
17 62 (12.58%) Degree
18 59 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
19 56 (11.36%) Microsoft
20 54 (10.95%) Data Modelling
21 52 (10.55%) Data Visualisation
22 51 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
23 50 (10.14%) Apache Hive
24 47 (9.53%) JavaScript
25 44 (8.92%) DevOps
26 43 (8.72%) Oracle
26 43 (8.72%) SQL Server
26 43 (8.72%) Unix
27 42 (8.52%) SAS
27 42 (8.52%) Scrum

Data Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 76 (15.42%) Apache Spark
2 42 (8.52%) SAS
3 24 (4.87%) Apache
4 12 (2.43%) Apache Pig
5 9 (1.83%) Confluence
5 9 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.81%) IIS
7 3 (0.61%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.41%) JBoss
8 2 (0.41%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.20%) CMS
9 1 (0.20%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.20%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.20%) nginx
9 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.04%) SPSS
3 10 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.41%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (1.62%) SaaS
5 7 (1.42%) Google Analytics
5 7 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (1.01%) GitHub
8 4 (0.81%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.41%) Force.com
10 2 (0.41%) Heroku
10 2 (0.41%) PaaS
10 2 (0.41%) Route 53
10 2 (0.41%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.83%) Internet
2 7 (1.42%) Network Security
3 5 (1.01%) FTP
3 5 (1.01%) SSL
4 4 (0.81%) Firewall
4 4 (0.81%) HTTP
5 3 (0.61%) BGP
5 3 (0.61%) LDAP
6 2 (0.41%) SSH
7 1 (0.20%) ATM
7 1 (0.20%) DNS
7 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (34.08%) Big Data
2 112 (22.72%) Hadoop
3 51 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
4 50 (10.14%) Apache Hive
5 43 (8.72%) SQL Server
6 36 (7.30%) NoSQL
7 34 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 28 (5.68%) Power BI
9 23 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (4.46%) HBase
11 19 (3.85%) QlikView
12 18 (3.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 18 (3.65%) Azure SQL Database
13 14 (2.84%) Data Lake
13 14 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (2.64%) RDBMS
15 12 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (2.23%) MongoDB
17 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 8 (1.62%) KDB
Development Applications
1 26 (5.27%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.06%) JIRA
3 13 (2.64%) Jenkins
4 12 (2.43%) Selenium
5 11 (2.23%) Grunt
6 10 (2.03%) Visual Studio
7 6 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.22%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.01%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.81%) ERwin
9 4 (0.81%) Subversion
10 3 (0.61%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.61%) GitLab
10 3 (0.61%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.61%) IntelliJ
10 3 (0.61%) Maven
10 3 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.61%) VersionOne
10 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 177 (35.90%) Finance
2 89 (18.05%) Banking
3 35 (7.10%) Investment Banking
4 31 (6.29%) Front Office
5 30 (6.09%) Marketing
6 29 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 26 (5.27%) Retail
8 23 (4.67%) Legal
9 12 (2.43%) Financial Institution
10 10 (2.03%) Back Office
11 7 (1.42%) Advertising
11 7 (1.42%) Electronics
11 7 (1.42%) Games
11 7 (1.42%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.81%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.61%) German Language
14 2 (0.41%) Billing
14 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (25.15%) Developer
2 99 (20.08%) Analyst
3 44 (8.92%) Data Analyst
4 42 (8.52%) Architect
5 35 (7.10%) Business Analyst
6 32 (6.49%) Consultant
7 29 (5.88%) Data Scientist
8 27 (5.48%) Data Engineer
9 24 (4.87%) Big Data Developer
9 24 (4.87%) Python Developer
10 23 (4.67%) Project Manager
11 20 (4.06%) Data Business Analyst
12 18 (3.65%) Big Data Engineer
12 18 (3.65%) Java Developer
13 17 (3.45%) Data Architect
14 16 (3.25%) Hadoop Developer
15 15 (3.04%) Analytics Manager
15 15 (3.04%) Data Analytics Analyst
15 15 (3.04%) Data Consultant
16 14 (2.84%) Data Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.10%) HTML
2 32 (6.49%) AngularJS
3 24 (4.87%) CSS
4 23 (4.67%) HTML5
5 21 (4.26%) Kafka
6 20 (4.06%) .NET
7 19 (3.85%) D3.js
8 15 (3.04%) CSS3
9 14 (2.84%) Regular Expression
10 13 (2.64%) React
11 12 (2.43%) JSON
11 12 (2.43%) REST
12 10 (2.03%) Angular 2
12 10 (2.03%) XML
13 9 (1.83%) Highcharts JS
13 9 (1.83%) jQuery
13 9 (1.83%) Node.js
14 8 (1.62%) Django
14 8 (1.62%) Flask
15 7 (1.42%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 35 (7.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 30 (6.09%) User Experience
5 24 (4.87%) Management Information System
6 22 (4.46%) Fintech
6 22 (4.46%) Fixed Income
7 20 (4.06%) Algorithms
8 18 (3.65%) Private Cloud
9 14 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (2.03%) Equities
11 8 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.62%) Robotics
11 8 (1.62%) W3C
12 7 (1.42%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.42%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (1.42%) Derivative
12 7 (1.42%) Mainframe
13 6 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (15.01%) Linux
2 43 (8.72%) Unix
3 37 (7.51%) Windows
4 8 (1.62%) Solaris
4 8 (1.62%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.41%) Android
6 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.20%) CentOS
7 1 (0.20%) Debian
7 1 (0.20%) Fedora
7 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 493 (100.00%) Analytics
2 142 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (20.08%) Business Intelligence
4 88 (17.85%) Big Data Analytics
5 87 (17.65%) Visualisation
6 77 (15.62%) Data Analysis
7 54 (10.95%) Data Modelling
8 52 (10.55%) Data Visualisation
9 44 (8.92%) DevOps
10 42 (8.52%) Scrum
11 40 (8.11%) Machine Learning
12 38 (7.71%) ETL
13 37 (7.51%) Project Management
13 37 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (5.88%) Data Management
14 29 (5.88%) E-Commerce
15 28 (5.68%) Change Management
16 27 (5.48%) Microservices
17 26 (5.27%) Mathematics
18 24 (4.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 151 (30.63%) SQL
2 129 (26.17%) Python
3 92 (18.66%) Java
4 85 (17.24%) R
5 47 (9.53%) JavaScript
6 42 (8.52%) Scala
7 21 (4.26%) C#
8 19 (3.85%) C++
9 16 (3.25%) T-SQL
10 15 (3.04%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.04%) VBA
11 12 (2.43%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.43%) MATLAB
12 11 (2.23%) C
13 10 (2.03%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.62%) Perl
15 7 (1.42%) VB
16 5 (1.01%) PHP
16 5 (1.01%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 62 (12.58%) Degree
2 23 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (3.25%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.84%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (1.42%) PhD
6 7 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.01%) PMP
8 4 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.81%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.61%) CISSP
10 2 (0.41%) ACCA
10 2 (0.41%) CBAP
10 2 (0.41%) CIMA
10 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) IIBA
10 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.20%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.87%) Data Quality
2 14 (2.84%) QA
3 8 (1.62%) WCAG
4 7 (1.42%) PMO
5 3 (0.61%) MiFID
6 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.20%) COBIT
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (2.84%) HDFS
2 10 (2.03%) Docker
3 8 (1.62%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.22%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (2.23%) Terraform
2 10 (2.03%) Ansible
3 9 (1.83%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.62%) Hadoop YARN
5 7 (1.42%) Rsyslog
6 6 (1.22%) Kibana
6 6 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.81%) Puppet
8 2 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.20%) Mesos
9 1 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 56 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.72%) Oracle
3 39 (7.91%) Tableau
4 25 (5.07%) Google
5 22 (4.46%) IBM
6 15 (3.04%) Alteryx
7 14 (2.84%) SAP
8 13 (2.64%) Bloomberg
8 13 (2.64%) Greenplum
8 13 (2.64%) Reuters
8 13 (2.64%) Splunk
9 11 (2.23%) Informatica
10 9 (1.83%) Cognos
11 8 (1.62%) Teradata
12 7 (1.42%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.42%) Intel
12 7 (1.42%) McAfee
12 7 (1.42%) RapidMiner
13 6 (1.22%) MapR
14 5 (1.01%) Hortonworks
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago